Maybe you can’t stand young people in clubs and bars anymore. Maybe even less so their damn modern music.
Fear not! There’s now there’s a club night in Sydney, Australia, called 40up and it has a higher-than-usual age requirement. Sounds dreamy.
“The whole idea is that you can’t even get in unless you’re 40-plus,” the club night’s co-founder, Steve Clisby said in a statement. “This is how you exercise your right to be over 40 and still party, without worrying about the millennials getting in the way.”
The music, of course, is all about the classics. There’s a band and DJ playing soul and funk tunes ranging from Barry White, Prince, Kool & the Gang, Michael Jackson, Chic and beyond. Read more…
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